The American Chronicles – Ep. 043 – Candidate for RPT Chairman – James Dickey


On May 20, 2017 Republican Party of Texas Chairman Tom Mechler resigned, setting in motion a contest to replace him at the top of the Texas GOP. Among the candidates to announce is James Dickey, who currently serves as the Chairman of the Tarrant County Republican Party, based in Austin. Dickey is a longtime activist … Continue reading The American Chronicles – Ep. 043 – Candidate for RPT Chairman – James Dickey

The American Chronicles – Ep. 037 – Robert Talton for Pasadena Mayor


A Pasadena, Texas resident since 1949, Robert Talton has led a life built on service to his family, his community and his church. His professional career has taken him from serving his country in the United States Air Force Reserves at Ellington AFB to protecting the streets of Pasadena as a police officer, to service … Continue reading The American Chronicles – Ep. 037 – Robert Talton for Pasadena Mayor

The American Chronicles – Ep. 036 – Ted Harvey of Committee to Defend the President


Former Colorado State Senator Ted Harvey was first elected in 2001 as Representative. He previously served in the Reagan administration, and served as the honorary chairman of the Stop Hillary PAC. He currently works with Committee to Defend the President to support President Trump from leftist attacks and to continue rallying grassroots support behind him. … Continue reading The American Chronicles – Ep. 036 – Ted Harvey of Committee to Defend the President

The American Chronicles – Ep. 034 – Amy Kremer for Congress (Special Election GA-6)


  Amy Kremer was born and raised in Marietta, Georgia and is running to fill the seat left vacant in Georgia’s 6th District by longtime congressman Tom Price, who joined the Trump Administration as Secretary of Health and Human Services. Over the last nine years, Amy has been on the front lines of the grassroots … Continue reading The American Chronicles – Ep. 034 – Amy Kremer for Congress (Special Election GA-6)

VIDEO – Senator Ben Cardin Forgets Democrats Controlled the Senate in 2013


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8l-gcoHrKls On Sunday (02/12/17) Sen. Ben Cardin (D-MD) appeared on Fox News Sunday to discuss several issues with host Chris Wallace - including Democrat obstruction on President Trump's nominees for various cabinet positions. When Wallace pointed out that Cardin blamed Republicans for obstructionism in 2013, and asked him if he and Democrats were merely acting … Continue reading VIDEO – Senator Ben Cardin Forgets Democrats Controlled the Senate in 2013

The American Chronicles – Ep. 032 – Republican Precinct Chair 2017 Legislative Workshop


On Saturday, February 4, 2017, Texas State Senator Paul Bettencourt sponsored a Precinct Chair Legislative Workshop for Harris County Precinct Chairs with updates from the Texas Senate from Bettencourt and Texas House Updates from State Representatives. HCRP Chair Paul Simpson talked about the work underway at the county level. Bettencourt addressed Property Tax Legislation, State Representative Dwayne Bohac … Continue reading The American Chronicles – Ep. 032 – Republican Precinct Chair 2017 Legislative Workshop

The American Chronicles – Ep. 031 – Steven L. Hayes of Americans For Fair Taxation


As America’s debt continues to grow, and American workers shoulder more of the burden of neverending fiscal irresponsibility, Americans For Fair Taxation - a US political advocacy group dedicated to fundamental tax code replacement - has led the way in advocacy and activism. As Chairman and President of Americans For Fair Taxation, Steven L. Hayes … Continue reading The American Chronicles – Ep. 031 – Steven L. Hayes of Americans For Fair Taxation

The American Chronicles – Ep. 030 – Harris County GOP & the Trump Inauguration


In celebration of a day long awaited - January 20, 2017 – the Harris County Republican Party held a watch party to observe and celebrate the Inauguration of President Donald J. Trump at Ninfa’s - a Houston institution for TexMex. I spoke with former Judge Clyde Leuchtag, County Chair Paul Simpson, and Houston Young Republican … Continue reading The American Chronicles – Ep. 030 – Harris County GOP & the Trump Inauguration

The American Chronicles – Ep. 029 – Peggy Venable and Aaron Smith on School Choice


While education reform is seemingly a constant agenda item for the Texas Legislature, during this session it has taken on a new shape as School Choice. Republicans, led by Texas Lieutenant Gov. Dan Patrick, are taking on the challenge of expanding school choice to all. Two people working on the front lines to help implement … Continue reading The American Chronicles – Ep. 029 – Peggy Venable and Aaron Smith on School Choice

The American Chronicles – Ep. 028 – Autry Pruitt


Autry Pruitt is the author of Planes, Steak, and Water: Defending Donald J. Trump (available at BelieveDonald.com), and worked as a Trump Campaign surrogate during the election cycle. He is a board member of Americans for Fair Taxation (FairTax.org), and he hosts his own radio show on the Red State Radio Network. He joined the show … Continue reading The American Chronicles – Ep. 028 – Autry Pruitt

The American Chronicles – Ep. 027 – Col. Rob Maness of GatorPAC


Rob Maness is a former candidate for the United States Senate from Louisiana, and a retired Colonel with a record of service to the nation of more than 32 years. He is currently the owner of Iron Liberty Group, and Chairman of GatorPAC, a group that works to educate political activists on effective ways to … Continue reading The American Chronicles – Ep. 027 – Col. Rob Maness of GatorPAC

The American Chronicles – Ep. 026 – Ted Harvey of Stop Hillary PAC


Former Colorado State Senator Ted Harvey was first elected in 2001 as Representative. He previously served in the Reagan administration, and served as the honorary chairman of the Stop Hillary PAC. He currently works with Committee to Defend the President to support President-Elect Donald Trump from leftist attacks and continue to rally grassroots support behind … Continue reading The American Chronicles – Ep. 026 – Ted Harvey of Stop Hillary PAC

The American Chronicles – Ep. 025 – Keeping Faith in the Electoral College


Every four years, after the General Election, the states convene a meeting of the members of the Electoral College to formally elect the President of the United States. Under normal circumstances, those Electors merely affirm the popular vote as determined by citizens. However, every so often, a “Faithless Elector” confronts the moral challenge of casting … Continue reading The American Chronicles – Ep. 025 – Keeping Faith in the Electoral College

Election 2016: An Open Letter to my Progressive / Liberal / Democrat Friends and Family


Put the bucket of antacids down for a minute. Donald Trump is on the verge of becoming President of the United States. Let that sink in for a minute. Have you finished throwing up? Ok. Keep reading. Your nominee, Hillary Clinton is falling in the polls with days left before the election, the Clinton Foundation … Continue reading Election 2016: An Open Letter to my Progressive / Liberal / Democrat Friends and Family

The American Chronicles – Ep. 023 – Judge Linda Garcia, County Criminal Court at Law 16


Judge Linda Garcia was unanimously appointed by Harris County Commissioners Court as judge of the newly-created Harris County Criminal Court at Law No. 16 in December 2015 and took the bench on January 4, 2016. She is running to keep her seat on the bench. Prior to taking the bench, Judge Garcia was a prosecutor … Continue reading The American Chronicles – Ep. 023 – Judge Linda Garcia, County Criminal Court at Law 16

Why I’m Voting for Evan McMullin


America is in desperate need of principled, ethical, responsible leadership - qualities which are not to be found in either major party nominee this year. It is time to look beyond the traditional party boundaries for answers that address the concerns shared by the vast majority of Americans. We stand at a precipice. Hillary Clinton is the most … Continue reading Why I’m Voting for Evan McMullin

The American Chronicles – Ep. 022 – Devon Anderson for Harris County District Attorney


Harris County District Attorney Devon Anderson, the embattled Republican incumbent, is campaigning to retain her office while also tackling numerous challenges. Appointed by Governor Rick Perry in 2013, she beat back a challenge from Democrat Kim Ogg in 2014 to win the office outright, but faces Ogg in a rematch in November's election. Anderson joined the show to … Continue reading The American Chronicles – Ep. 022 – Devon Anderson for Harris County District Attorney

Ted Cruz address to delegates of the 2016 Republican Convention *Video & Transcript*


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XDhqM9ZnVmI Thank you, and God bless each and every one of you. Heidi and I are so honored to join you here in Cleveland where LeBron James just lead an incredible comeback victory, and I am convinced America is going to come back too. I want to congratulate Donald Trump on winning the nomination last … Continue reading Ted Cruz address to delegates of the 2016 Republican Convention *Video & Transcript*

The American Chronicles – Ep. 018 – Floor Fight at the Republican National Convention


An attempt to get the Republican National Committee to allow a roll call vote on the Rules Report from the floor of the National Convention exploded into controversy on day 1 of the RNC in Cleveland, as Trump supporters and surrogates worked with the RNC to quash the effort, ensuring the changes they had rammed … Continue reading The American Chronicles – Ep. 018 – Floor Fight at the Republican National Convention

What The Left by Effort and The Right by Complacency Have Wrought


What happens when you push a group of people so far for so long? What happens when you mock and marginalize their values for decades? What happens when you threaten their livelihoods and the success of their families? What happens when their voices go unheard, unacknowledged and unwanted? For decades now, the racially-motivated, culturally intolerant, … Continue reading What The Left by Effort and The Right by Complacency Have Wrought

The 2016 GOP Nomination Process – In Summary


It went exactly like this: In which the grassroots Conservatives are played by Indiana Jones, The Trumpkins and misguided / confused / complicit voters are played by Walter Donovan, The spirit of the Republican Party is played by the aged Crusading Knight, And the various spokeswomen deployed by Trump are played by Elsa Schneider. Click … Continue reading The 2016 GOP Nomination Process – In Summary

The American Chronicles – Ep. 017 – Brent Webster for Texas Court of Criminal Appeals, Place 5


The Texas Primary Runoff election arrives tomorrow, May 24th. Brent Webster overcame serious competition on Primary Day March 1 to earn a spot in the runoff for Texas Court of Criminal Appeals, Place 5. Webster serves as First Assistant District Attorney for Williamson County, and cites his desire to bring Judicial Integrity, Conservative Values and … Continue reading The American Chronicles – Ep. 017 – Brent Webster for Texas Court of Criminal Appeals, Place 5

View from the Texas GOP Convention: Cruz, Trump and the Future of the GOP


I spoke with Andrew Schneider of Houston Public Media at the Texas GOP Convention following a rousing and inspiring speech from Senator Ted Cruz. We discussed the speech, how the delegates feel about Donald Trump and the role Conservatism plays in Republican politics and electing a nominee. http://www.houstonpublicmedia.org/articles/news/2016/05/16/150523/sen-ted-cruz-addresses-texas-republican-convention/    

The 2016 Texas GOP Convention: A Review


Patriots from all over Texas gathered at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center in Dallas for the 2016 State GOP Convention the weekend of May 12-14 to revise the party platform, select new party leadership and in preparation for the national general election in November. This year's Texas GOP Convention had more significance than many, … Continue reading The 2016 Texas GOP Convention: A Review

We Have Not Yet Begun To Fight


Most Conservatives, many Republicans and lots of Americans from across the political spectrum rightly felt despondent the night of the Indiana primary on May 3, as Donald Trump decisively beat Ted Cruz to win the state, forcing Cruz to suspend his campaign and withdraw from the contest for the 2016 GOP nomination. Many of them … Continue reading We Have Not Yet Begun To Fight

On Cruz, Trump and the Texas GOP Convention


I spoke with Andrew Schneider of Houston Public Media about Ted Cruz, Donald Trump and the upcoming Texas GOP Convention, which begins this week in Dallas. http://www.houstonpublicmedia.org/articles/news/2016/05/09/149502/texas-gop-prepares-for-state-convention-without-ted-cruz-as-presidential-candidate/  

The American Chronicles – Ep. 016 – Kyle Stanley for Sugar Land Mayor


Today, a conversation with Kyle Stanley, a member of the Houston Young Republicans running for Mayor of Sugar Land, Texas. Kyle discusses the challenges Sugar Land faces, his knowledge of the problems, and his solutions for the city. Kyle Stanley website Kyle Stanley on Twitter Listen to the show HERE.

The American Chronicles – Ep. 015 – Tom Mechler for Chairman of the Republican Party of Texas


This year’s State Convention of the Republican Party of Texas will feature a contest that will define the party for the future to come. Incumbent Party Chairman, Tom Mechler is facing a challenger in his quest to continue leading the most important state party in America. On the verge of leading his first State Convention … Continue reading The American Chronicles – Ep. 015 – Tom Mechler for Chairman of the Republican Party of Texas

The American Chronicles – Ep. 014 – Reggie Gonzales for Texas 18th Congressional District


Having finished second in the primary race to oust Sheila Jackson Lee from her nest in CD 18, Reggie Gonzales looks to the upcoming runoff race as a chance to take his message to the residents of the 18th Congressional District. With a history of grassroots activism, military experience and political involvement, Gonzales believes his … Continue reading The American Chronicles – Ep. 014 – Reggie Gonzales for Texas 18th Congressional District